County Commissioner Pct.2

Republican

Kenny Howell

Education

Burleson High School 1976, Commissioners Court Leadership Academy 2013, V.G. Young Institute of County Government 2014 and Commissioners Court Advanced Curriculum 2015

How long have you lived in Johnson County?

59 years

Professional Experience

Small business owner for 30 plus years. Howell Trucking and excavation 1978 - 2010, Howell's Trading Post 1998 - 2005 and Co-Ed cuts salon 1998 - 2015.

Dates and titles of previously held elected offices

Elected County Commissioner 2012

Civic, and other Memberships

Charter and current board member C-T 100 Club, current board member Joshua Area YMCA, current board member Open Door Emergency Relief Network, Burleson Lions Club, Burleson Area Chamber of Commerce, Joshua Area Chamber of Commerce, Joshua FFA alumni, current board member Greater Johnson County Transportation Authority.

Why I Am Running for Public Office

To continue to serve the people of Johnson County

#1 Issue Facing The County

managing Unprecedented growth

#2 Issue Facing The County

Moving the budget process away from unstable natural gas revenue and replacing that with very stable industry and manufacturing.

#3 Issue Facing The County

maintenance and repair of roads, bridges and drainage ditches that have been damaged by not only heavy haul trucks but also increased local traffic.

Areas to Concentrate On

Budget management to keep taxes low, providing the tools for all first responders and maintenance of all county infrastructure.